Check our job postings regularly for updated listings for hostel jobs in Montreal, Vancouver, Venice Beach, Kelowna and Banff. Samesun Backpackers are often expanding, renovating, building and always have exciting adventures ahead! Hostel jobs range from housekeeping, front desk, maintenance, bar & restaurant service – we value a strong work ethic and good teams skills to create a fun and enjoyable work environment!


Use the online application form to join our travel team today!


FULL TIME and PART TIME available

Samesun’s Montreal hostel is looking for passionate travellers or Quebec locals who are enthusiastic about creating a fun and high quality experience for staff and guests.

Main Duties:

  • Providing fun & professional customer service
  • Facilitating guest check in/outs
  • Processing payments & reconciling accounts
  • Taking reservations by phone, email & in person
  • Assisting guests in trip planning & organizing their itineraries
  • Resolving customer problems & complaints
  • Must have valid work permit/status. 3 months commitment required. Bilingual is a bonus.

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Nous recherchons des voyageurs passionnés ou des locaux Québécois enthousiaste á l’idée de créer une experience fun et de haute qualité pour le personnel et les clients.


  • Délivrer un service á la clientèle fun et professionnel
  • Faciliter l’enregistrement et le départ de nos clients
  • Accepter les paiements et balancer les comptes
  • Prendre les réservations par téléphone, email, et en personne
  • Aider les clients dans leurs plans de voyage et dans l’organisation de leurs itinéraires
  • Résoudre les problèmes et plaintes des clients
  • Capacité á éxécuter toutes les tâches ci-dessus en français et en anglais.
  • Permis de travail valide ou citoyenneté canadienne obligatoire. 3 mois d’engagement minimum obligatoire. Bilingue est un plus.





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Samesun Internships

Samesun is always on the lookout for eager students for internship positions.

If you are a student looking to complete your internship hours we have positions available for you at the Vancouver, Banff and Kelowna backpacker hostels. All internships must qualify with your current school and are unpaid. We will provide accommodation to those that require it. All candidates must be 18 years or older.

Please use the application form (link above).


Please note – we do not offer work for stay programs as it is currently illegal in Canada. Please only apply if you have a valid work permit. 


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JOB RESOURCESPristine Labour Recruitment offers listings to jobs at any Samesun hostel in Vancouver, Banff and Kelowna.

Check out some recruitment groups in Vancouver that pick up & drop off right at Samesun’s doorstep.

Contact Pristine Labour for construction & warehousing opportunities.